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Milwaukee's Best Greek/Mediterranean Restaurant

Oakland Gyros

Nov. 15, 2009
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One of Milwaukee’s favorite counter-service restaurants offers gyros and shish-kebob sandwiches, spinach pie, Greek salads and even plain old cheeseburgers. The leg of lamb combo features a large piece of tender, flavorful meat in a brown sauce, served with warm pita, black olives, feta and choice of fries or salad. Long a favorite of UW-Milwaukee students, Oakland Gyros has become such a brand that when the owners opened a second venue near the airport, far away from Oakland Avenue, they saw no reason to change the name.

Oakland Gyros
2867 N. Oakland Ave.
530 W. Layton Ave.

Runners-up: Casablanca, Apollo Café


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